Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. January 20. VOSTOK-MEDIA — Just two Kamchatka volcanoes — Shiveluch and Karymsky — threw a column of ash to a height of several kilometers.
More active Shiveluch. During the day, it recorded two ash emissions with gas height of 6.5 and 7.1 km above sea level. The volcano were few ash-gas explosions, the largest of which reached a height of 2.5 kilometers.
Shiveluch — the northernmost active volcano in Kamchatka, located 45 km from the village of Ust-Kamchatsky Keys area. After a long pause Shiveluch, whose height is about 3.3 thousand meters above sea level, erupted Dec. 4, 2006. Increased activity of the volcano began in May 2009.
Karymskaya hill, whose height is about 1.5 kilometers long, is one of the most active volcanoes in Kamchatka. Located 125 km north of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. He began erupting in January 1996 and, with a "mixed success", continues to this day.
Danger to the edge of settlements are not volcanoes.